Public Health Job Opportunities

Nutrition Educator, WIC Program

Central District Health Department is seeking a Nutrition Educator for their WIC Program.

Performs a variety of interdisciplinary assignments including, but not limited to: teach nutritional and other health education topics. Evaluate/assess health trends and risk factors of individual/family through data collection and analysis, tracking and reporting.  Determine food package of WIC participants; issue and explain the use of WIC vouchers to new clients; assist supervisor and coworkers as needed; keep informed of the latest nutritional science and stay current on the WIC program at various levels of government.  Works with specific population groups through health promotion and disease prevention activities; participates in assessing and evaluating health care services to ensure that people are informed of available programs and services; provides health education and care management to individuals and families who are members of vulnerable populations and high risk groups. Continue reading “Nutrition Educator, WIC Program”

Clinic Director

Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska (CAPWN) in Gering, NE is seeking a Clinic Director.

Area of Responsibility Overall leadership, planning, and management for all facets of the CAPWN Clinic (Medical, Dental and Behavioral Health) ; development and management of program budgets in collaboration with Chief Financial Officer; maintain responsibility for internal and external communications representing CAPWN Clinic programs with approval of the Chief Executive Director.

View the full job description here. Apply online via CAPWN’s website here.

Healthy Families Supervisor/Program Manager

Deadline: updated to August 1, 2017

Panhandle Public Health District is looking for a full-time supervisor/program manager for our accredited, well-established Healthy Families America home visitation program for prenatal and newborns and their families.  The position will be based in Scottsbluff.  Bachelor’s degree minimum/Master’s degree preferred in family counseling, social work, psychology, sociology, nursing or related field.  For complete job descriptions click here and to download an application click here.    Send cover letter, resume, and completed application to Erin Sorensen, PO Box 337, Hemingford, NE  69348.